Amy Jones won the 2006 CBC Literary Prize for Short Fiction and was a finalist for the 2005 Bronwen Wallace Award. She is a graduate of the Optional Residency MFA Program in Creative Writing at UBC, and her fiction has appeared in Best Canadian Stories and The Journey Prize Stories. Her debut collection of stories, What Boys Like, was the winner of the 2008 Metcalf-Rooke Award and a finalist for the 2010 ReLit Award. Originally from Halifax, she now lives in Thunder Bay, where she is associate editor of The Walleye.
Events Amy Jones was involved in
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 7:30 PM
Kerry Clare and Rebecca Rosenblum talk about love, loss and what it means to bear witness. Join them as they discuss the lives of women looking for the truth with Amy Jones.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Distinguished writers Karen Connelly, Amy Jones, Andy McGuire, and Cordelia Strube will be reading live in Thunder Bay!
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Amy Jones and Jim Lynch share ideas about familial relations.
Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 3:30 PM
Amy Jones, Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan, Suzana Tratnik and Charlotte Wood will talk about female character portrayals in literature.